Everyone’s haute for Herpen! Futuristic Dutch designer, Iris van Herpen is launching her first ready-to-wear and accessories line…
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This season Kilian Kerner celebrates his 10th year showing at Berlin Fashion Week so we thought weâ€™d check in with the recovering â€œItâ€ boy to find out how heâ€™s maintained his lasting appeal. Because he enjoys actingâ€”like our sainted muse, Coletteâ€”we then followed up with the truly important questions.
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Furry fans, rejoice! Innovative e-comm and editorial site Vaunte has partnered with Friends of Finn. When we last chatted with founders Christian Leone and Leah Park, the two had left Gilt to launch Vaunte. Since November, they’ve explored the most coveted closets of top fashion insiders and tastemakers but what’s next? According to Park, they are going to launch the premium service in the next two months. A few months since the site’s debut, the duo is making moves on the charity front: partnering with Amanda Hearst’s charity, Friends of Finn, which works to wipe out puppy mills.
We asked our resident body language expert Patti Wood to decode your “non-verbal” behavior! Karl Lagerfeld and Linda Evangelista are in the hot seat today!
(NEW YORK) Raf Simons Is Collaborating With Adidas [Fashionista]
Simons designed a limited edition menâ€™s sneaker range
Dolce & Gabbana Join The Billionaires Club [Telegraph UK]
Forbes reveals the designers’ fortune
Alexandra Shulman Launches Debut Book In Paperback [Vogue UK]
The Vogue editor has launched her debut book
New Site ‘Fohr Card’ Is Basically a Blogger Background Check [Racked]
Ex Tumblr fashion director Rich Tong, blogger Holly Stair, and blogger/photographer James Nord launched a fashion blogger directory
Three If By Sea [Vogue]
Vogue’s Hurricane Sandy editorial is causing quite a controversial stir on social media
IBM Algorithm Says Steampunk Is The Future Of Fashion. It’s Okay, You Can Laugh. [Refinery29]
IBM’s trend-casting algorithm predicts the next trend to be steampunk
Tavi Gevinson Sings Pet Shop Boys To Promote ‘Cadaver’ Book Launch [LA Times]
The teen trades blogging for singing
Roopal Patel has founded her own conulting agency after leaving her post at e-tailer, Moda Operandi.
It’s difficult to believe Kate Moss is one year shy of 40 as of today, since the mod doesn’t look a day over 25. Long gone are her hard partying days; instead, Moss seems to be all about lowkey fun with her nearest and dearest. Maturing much? The supe rang in her 39th with a casual trip to the Red Lion and Sun pub in Highgate village with husband Jamie Hince.
Get ready for a tweaked and expanded PROJECT, New Yorkers: The tradeshow is moving up, literally, from its former Soho digs to take over Pier 92 on January 21, 22, and 23. Helmed by PROJECT’s president, Tommy Fazio, the menswear show is one of an ever-breadthening slew of shows under the Advanstar Global umbrella. Thematically, expect a seasonal spin of Nordic ski lodge this time around.
We’re intrigued by our February 5th invite to the Mondrian Soho Penthouse to view the Bryan Boy for Adrienne Landau collection. This doesn’t come as such a shocker because BB has long been a fan of the brand and we always suspected that he’d get into designing someday. Isn’t that how it goes now? We’re all just inevitable designers waiting for the call…